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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Translation of Pantaleón y las visitadoras
Topic: Spanish fiction
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Translation of: La Orgía perpetua
Topic: Flaubert, Gustave, 1821-1880
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Translation of: El hablador
Topic: Storytelling
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-; Grossman, Edith, 1936-
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Returning to her native Dominican Republic, forty-nine-year-old Urania Cabral discovers that Rafael Trujillo, the depraved dictator called "the Goat," still reigns over his inner circle, which includes Urania's father, with brutality and blackmail
Topics: Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leónidas, 1891-1961, Political fiction, Sixties (20th century), Fathers...
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Topic: Mayta, Alejandro
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-; King, John, 1950-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-; Grossman, Edith, 1936-
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Topics: Travelers -- Fiction, Women travelers -- Fiction
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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The man who was my Papa -- The Plaza San Martín -- Lima the horrible -- The Democratic Front -- The cadet -- Religion, municipal elections, and backsides -- Journalism and Bohemia -- The freedom movement -- Uncle Lucho -- Public life -- Comrade Alberto -- Schemers and dragons -- The fierce little Sartrean -- Cut-rate intellectuals -- Aunt Julia -- The great change -- The miter-bird -- The dirty war -- The trip to Paris -- Period
Topics: Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-, Authors, Peruvian, Politicians
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Translation of Los jefes
Topic: Short stories, Peruvian
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-; Grossman, Edith, 1936-
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Presents the story of a love affair between a Peruvian translator and an adventurous and independent woman, "the bad girl," as it unfolds over the course of forty years, from Lima to London, Paris, Tokyo, and Madrid
Topics: Travelers, Women travelers, Travelers, Women travelers
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Translation of: La tía Julia y el escribidor
Topics: Radio writers, Courtship, Aunts, Aunts, Courtship, Radio writers
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-; Grossman, Edith, 1936-
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"In this novel, simultaneous plot lines ranging from an investigation by Corporal Lituma of a mysterious disappearance, to his deputy's love affair with a prostitute, to an Andean community terrorized by Shining Path guerrillas, and the alternating first- and third-person narrators all obscure coherence. Grossman's lazy translation needlessly retains large doses of original Spanish lexicon. An introduction, maps, and a translator's note are badly needed to orient readers not familiar with...
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-; Wimmer, Natasha
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Includes index
Topics: Fiction, Imaginary letters
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-; Wimmer, Natasha
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Includes index
Topics: Fiction, Imaginary letters
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Includes index
Topics: País (Barcelona, Spain), Spanish newspapers, Essays, Newspapers
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Translation of: La guerra del fin del mundo
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Topic: Mayta, Alejandro
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-; Lichtblau, Myron I., 1925-
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Based on lectures given by the author at Syracuse University in Mar. and Apr. 1988
Topics: Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-, Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-, Authorship, Paternidad literaria, Art...
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-; Grossman, Edith, 1936-
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The fantasies of a frustrated husband. The protagonist is a Peruvian insurance executive whose second wife had an affair with his son. He threw her out and is reduced to sleeping with her in his imagination
Topic: Man-woman relationships
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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The man who was my Papa -- The Plaza San Martín -- Lima the horrible -- The Democratic Front -- The cadet -- Religion, municipal elections, and backsides -- Journalism and Bohemia -- The freedom movement -- Uncle Lucho -- Public life -- Comrade Alberto -- Schemers and dragons -- The fierce little Sartrean -- Cut-rate intellectuals -- Aunt Julia -- The great change -- The miter-bird -- The dirty war -- The trip to Paris -- Period
Topics: Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-, Authors, Peruvian, Politicians
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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An historical novel intertwines the stories of the 19th century French-Peruvian feminist Flora Tristan and her grandson, the famous painter Paul Gaugin
Topics: Spanish: Adult Fiction, Short Stories (single author), Fiction - General, Fiction, Untranslated...
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Translation of: La tía Julia y el escribidor
Topics: Radio writers, Courtship, Aunts
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936- author
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518 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leonidas, 1891-1961 -- Fiction, Balaguer, Joaquin, 1906-2002 -- Fiction,...
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936- author
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312 pages ; 21 cm
Topics: Sendero Luminoso (Guerrilla group) -- Fiction, Sendero Luminoso (Guerrilla group), Novela...
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by Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936- Fish out of water; Vargas Llosa, Alvaro. Press officer; Brown, Mark Malloch. Consultant; Larrain, Sergio. In the Andes; Ramírez, Sergio, 1942- Election night in Nicaragua; Steiner, George, 1929- Proofs; Amis, Martin. Time's arrow; Boyle, T. Coraghessan. Sitting on top of the world; Swift, Graham, 1949- Plastic; Grossman, David. Cairo
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A fish out of water / Mario Vargas Llosa -- The press officer / Alvaro Vargas Llosa -- The consultant / Mark Malloch Brown -- In the Andes / Sergio Larrain -- Election night in Nicaragua / Sergio Ramirez -- Proofs / George Steiner -- Time's arrow (part three): the conclusion / Martin Amis -- Sitting on top of the world / T. Coraghessan Boyle -- Plastic / Graham Swift -- Cairo / David Grossman
Topics: Anthologies (multiple authors), Literature - Classics / Criticism, Literary Criticism, VARGAS...
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by Woodyard, George William; Holt, Marion Peter; Puig, Manuel. Beso de la mujer araña. English; Skármeta, Antonio. Ardiente paciencia. English; Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936- Kathie and the hippopotamus; Fuentes, Carlos. Orchids in the moonlight
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The Kiss of the spider woman / Manuel Puig -- Burning Patience / Antonio Skarmeta -- Kathie and the Hippopotamus / Mario Vargas Llosa -- Orchids in the moonlight / Carlos Fuentes
Topics: Plays, Latin American, One-act plays, Latin American, Latin American drama